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it's the guy in the gr this morning on "world news now," scary vacation. infuriated passengers aboard a cruise ship that sailed into hurricane force winds finally arriving home. why some people on board thought they would not return. >> extreme weather from record-breaking heat in the west to heavy snowstorms and dangerous cold in the east. the unusual conditions from accuweather. >> and new this half hour, a valentine's day gift from a wife to her husband like no other. >> he needs a kidney transplant and she is the donor. why this couple and this organ match is just so rare. >> and later in "the skinny," the new sexy swimsuit issue of "sports illustrated." the biggyer glossyer pictures and why the models this year are getting even more exposure. it is thursday, february 11th. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now."
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i'm kendis gibson. >> and i'm reena ninan. i was just telling you i think having that out there, more women will be comfortable in a bikini despite what your shape is. >> or what about your age? can you be too old to wear a bikini? >> i don't think age is a thing. i think there are some people who in their lifetime have never been able to wear a bikini. there's nong nothing wrong with that. >> a bikini is an important thing. "sports illustrated" kind of answers that question in this new swimsuit edition with a 56-year-old model. >> i love that. that i love. because i look forward to aging. i think that we have a culture of looking against women who age. i think we need to embrace that more. >> yes. >> everywhere around the world embrace the elders. look for your elders. >> in bikinis. >> we're going to start with the end of what plenty of passengers on that royal caribbean cruise
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>> the anthem of the seas" has now docked safely in new jersey at the port there. it arrived last night. wabc's josh inening ger was there. >> they cheered as the anthem of the seas" glided into the aptly name port liberty. thousands of passengers now live raised to tell their terrifying story. >> i've been through hell. >> i at one point thought i wasn't going to see my family again. >> reporter: last sunday was the day a peaceful dream vacation became the stuff of nightmares when the cruise ship with more than 6,000 people on board steered directly into a storm with 125-mile-per-hour winds. >> we were opt third. so we kept on going underwater and there was water coming on our little window. and it was pretty scary. >> not only would the boat go up and come smashing down violently, when you were in bed you fell out of bed but at one point i looked at my wife and i
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we held hands because we thought it was over. >> reporter: royal caribbean apologized for in its words exposing guests to such extreme weather. >> if we end up with a situation like this something went wrong. either we didn't interpret the forecast correctly or there's something. we're going to do a complete review of the situation. >> reporter: the company says it's already made changes to storm avoidance policies and standing behind the ship's captain though not a lot of love for him from the passengers. >> he should be thrown in jail. >> reporter: more than 6,000 people were aboard the ship when it sailed into the storm but there were only four minor injuries. still for too many for the ruse line which has promised it will never let this happen again. the ntsb on hand when the ship steamed into port. some lawmakers calling for a federal investigation into this terror on the high seas. josh inening jer, bayonne, new jersey.
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a discount on their next cruise. think that guy's going? i don't think so. high drama playing out 1800 mis south of hawaii where the 42-person crew of the american eagle had to abandon ship because of a fire. the coast guard sent a plane to an area to assess the area. the american eagle's crew evacuated on to six small fwoets await rescue. >> extreme winter weather is being blamed for several serious incidents along an ohio interstate. dozens of cars, trucks and semis were involved in the chain reaction crashes. nearly 20 people were injured. interstate 90 was closed in both directions for hours. it has now reopened. more snow expected in the cleveland area this morning. it made for slick driving conditions yesterday. more of the same is expected. lake-effect snow likely for the next coup of days. the first day of spring, by the way, folks is march 20th.
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from winter to straight into the summer. the weather headline out west, record breaking heat. >> in southern california, temperatures again in the 80s. a perfect day to get to the beach. justin povick has today's wer extremes. morning, justin. >> reena, and kendis, good morning to you, as well. while it's cold in the east, we have record-challenging warmth on the way in the southwest. potentially some high fire danger, as well into the mountains just outside of los angeles. meanwhile, to the northeast, heavy snow squalls, snow showers, lighter amounts of snow. a coating or so toward at i-95 corridor cities. it's going to be on the windy side, as well. >> thanks to justin there. the standoff at an oregon wildlife refuge may be coming to an end. federal agents have surrounded the four remaining militia members who are still holed up. the four apparently agreed to
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providing certain conditions are met. thousands of people have ever been listening to the ongoing negotiations through an open phone line streamed online. >> john kasich today is expected to sign a bill to strip government money from planned parenthood. the legislation targets funds that go to the organization through ohio's health department. the move may help kasich with conservatives leadingtom some to question the time canning of the bill. donald trump rallying supporters in south carolina after a big win in new hampshire. 4,000 people gathered at clemson university last night to the celebrate with trump and cheer him on. he took a few jabs at jeb bush and he told the crowd that he was running on just an hour of sleep. but he said when you have victory, you don't need sleep. >> so that's the key. the democrats are on the move after bernie sanders's smashing victory.
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over minority voters. cecilia vega covering the democrats. >> reporter: in harlem, a hero's welcome for bernie sanders. hugs from the reverend al sharpton, breakfast at the iconic soul food restaurant sylvia's. sanders reaching out for african-american support, hoping to build on the momentum from his big win. sanders now vowing to take his political rolution forward. >> nice to see you again. >> reporter: but when i asked, this stark admission. if the election were tomorrow, do you think you could win south carolina and nevada? >> no. fortunately for us, the election is not tomorrow. >> reporter: he faces an uphill climb in those states, where a large portion of the democratic vote is black and latino. it explains his visit to harlem trying to match hillary clinton's strong support in those communities. hillary clinton now fighting hard for those voters. >> you have to face up to the hard truth of injustice and systemic racism. >> in new hampshire, hillary
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in defeat. her team trying to figure out how she managed to lose women voters 44-55%. and young people 16 to 83%. clinton already trying to woo them. >> i know i have some work to do, particularly with young people, but i will repeat again what i have said this week, even if they are not supporting me now, i support them. sand areas paying hillary clinton a compliment during a little game of campaign word association. >> donald trump? >> what can i say? >> one nice thing. come on, bernie. one nice thing. >> he has nice ties? >> nice hair? >> humble. >> hillary clinton?
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>> cecilia vega, abc news, new york. twitter's financial outlook is improving but it's still struggling to tract users. wall street's not happy about it. the social media service reported earnings for the end of 2015 and while profits in advertising are ticking up, growth has stalled. the company is promising to make changes to improve the service including adding more streaming video. >> time to mark your calendars, folks. are you ready? hot dogs are coming to burger king. not veggie dogs though. >> the chain says it's national rollout of 100% beef flame grilled dogs will be the 23rd of this month. >> yes. >> that's less than two weeks away. >> this is a new way to feel the burn. the new item easily makes burger king the biggest restaurant seller of hot dogs in the country. it will cost you $1.99, a chilly cheese dog 2.29. apparently of the president says this was like the biggest test,
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a sweet story. huh? >> yeah, very sweet. just in time for valentine's day. a north carolina nurse, jason desperately needs a transplant after suffering from kidney disease. doctors say he waited up to seven years for a transplant. but that was before his wife who is also a nurse turned out to be a perfect donor match. >> wow. >> it almost felt too good to be true. it really did. i was nervous to get excited. because i -- it's le winning the lottery. >> i didn't know this, but it's incredibly rare for a spouse to be a match. the chance is less than 1%. the transplant is now scheduled in two weeks. wedding anniversary which together. >> and how ironic they're both nurses, as well.
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from medical miracle to a medical nightmare for the parents of a tennessee newborn. >> the new mom says she thought her son was taken to another room for just a routine checkup. instead he was taken to surgery by mistake. abc's steve osunsami has the story. >> hi there, buddy! >> reporter: doctors call what happened to this newborn baby in tennessee a "never event," something that should never happen. but this past december, after jennifer melton gave birth to her healthy son, she says the staff at university medical center in lebanon, tennessee, took baby nate away for what was supposed to be a physical. >> at that point, the nurse started to mention the procedure that had been performed on him. >> reporter: when they brought the baby back, the parents say they learned there was a terrible mistake. a doctor had performed a surgical procedure meant for a different child. >> at that point, i began to cry hysterically. essentially, they took our child, who was 100% healthy, and just took him out of the nursery and cut his mouth. >> reporter: the family gave us
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it was a frenulectomy, where they cut underneath the tongue so it moves better for children having trouble nursing. >> there is no excuse for operating on the wrong baby. none. >> reporter: in a statement, the hospital says it can't comment on the case, because of privacy laws, but says they "take seriously any concerns brought to our attention." the family's lawyer tells us the doctor did apologize, but says the hospital still billed them for the procedure. steve osunsami, abc news, sfleent whoot. >> coming up, the full-figured beach babes who will grace at pages of this year's "sports illustrated" swimsuit issue. >> and johnny depp does donald
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"the skinny" next. skinnskinny >> well, time now for "the skinny." this morning, a major curves ahead. >> we call this segment "the skinny." "sports illustrated" annual swimsuit issue hitting newstands next week. it's packing something extra this year. swimsuits for all which specializes in plus size swimwear splurged on an ad this year three times the size of last year a diverse. >> the add featuresodel ashley
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company's ad last year as well as fill mina breaking both the size and age barrier. 56-year-old nicola griffith. >> the companies' ads have become an annual must see. a single full page ad in "sports illustrated"'s swimsuit issue can cost around $350,000 and up. >> i love the 56-year-old woman. i love this whole thing. i got to say, i'm going to buy "sports illustrated" just because i love the concept. thank you, for are that. long time coming. > i'm going to read the articles. next another must see. johnny depp like you've never seen him before. >> the comedians at funny or die based on a shockumentary spoofing donald trump as he was trying to buy the taj mahal casino in atlantic city from merv griffin. >> donalddas me working all day at the casino. >> she's talking about the most
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atlantic city. taj mahal is still the ultimate dream. >> it is a building more beautiful than anything. or anyone. >> that is correct. >> yes, i know snee make me dress up as the taj mahal sometimes. it's very heavy. i broke my clavicle once. >> obviously, ivana's jealous she won't be buried in the taj ma haul. >> the film is now streaming full on the funny or die website. >> lots of people are going to see that one. next to a couple of new released albums. >> kanye west has finally finally again settled on a name for his has new album which he will premiere tonight before a sellout crowd a madison square garden. it's called tlop. previous names included so help me god, swish, waves. west in the past compared himself to pablo picasso.
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first album on march 18th. she'll promote it by filming a live music video during a commercial break at the grammy awards monday night. >> yes, all across the country. another highly anticipated release across the pond. >> millions of harry potter fans are disappointed to hear it the squeal to the seven-part series was going to be a play. but now she's announced the script of that play will be released as a two-part book. >> "hourry potterabc the cursed child" is set to debut july 30th. >> the story is set 19 years in the future. husband, father of three and struggling with the weight of a family legacy that he never wanted. this is going to be good. >> it will be interesting. see harry older with a little gut and all. >> beer gut? i don't think potter's going to have a beer gut.
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>> empire state building. there's been yet another performance flub that involves steve harvey. this time it's not his fault. >> it happened during the taping of "family feud." one family's response to a question that it's now going viral. here's byron pitts. >> tell me another way people say mother. mommy. >> mommy. . >> it's the family feud fumble gone viral. >> folks, you've got two strikes.
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taken, sheila comes up with this. >> what about mommee. >> you want mommee. not mommy. >> steve harvey might have had fun with the answer. >> mommee. but only got the patterson family a big red x. he'll explain her response on "good morning america." >> beak my nerves got the best of me trying to come up with something else. >> watch this here. mom ooef? >> when it comes to game show gaffes, they're in good company. for every good feeling like this one on wheel of fortune, i've got a good feeling about this. >> that's right. >> there are plenty of not so hot moments. >> pointed desert. >> no, you still have time. >> i still have time? >> i like to solve. >> say it. >> the pointed desert. >> it's not the pointed desert no matter how many times you say it. >> this guy on jeopardy hazarded a guess. >> who is this gentleman.
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>> the patterson's full "family feud" episode airs february 23rd. here's hoping they had better luck with the other question. byron pitts, abc news, new york. >> reena is wondering why did it go viral. i guess it's more of like more steve's reaction to it i guess. like mommee. >> was it your reaction with. >> oh, 20 bucks? we couldn't splurge? we couldn't splurge a little bit? >> no. the $20 answer was the most you got. >> that's it for me saying daddee.
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facebook wnnfans.com. good morning. i'm reena ninan. >> i'm kendis gibson. here are the top headlines we're news now." plenty of passenger anger a royal caribbean cruise liner tossed around in the atlantic arrives safely in port. a federal investigation of the possibility. we've got the full details straight ahead. >> a fire on board a fishing boat called the american eagle forces the crew of more than 40 people to abandon ship. it broke out about 800 miles south of hawaii. a coast guard plane was sent to the area. no injuries. >> the u.s. olympic committee will the hire two disease specialists to an advise olympians worried about the zika virus outbreak florida brazil. this comes after soccer star hope solo expressed doubts about fears. >> a north carolina nurse needing a kidney transplant found a perfect donor, his wife who is also a nurse.
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than 1% that a spouse will be the perfect match. those are some of our top stories on this thursday, february 11th. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." good morning. we begin this half hour with the safe return to land for the 6,000 people who were on board that storm battered royal caribbean cruise ship. >> so many stories from those people. the anthem of the seas" arrived last night. the ntsb says it's considering opening an investigation of the ship's rough voyage. >> when passengers disembarked last night, they had plenty to say as abc's brandi hitt reports. >> it's a vacation to the bahamas many passengers are ready to forget. >> the an one point we went all the way over and i looked at my wife and said it's over. we held hands because we thought it was over. >> we were on the third deck. we kept on going underwater. there was water coming on our little window. and it was pretty scary.
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caribbean's anthem of the seas" has returned. it docked in new jersey after hurricane force winds on sunday over 100 miles per hour and 30-foot waves forced the ship to turn back. >> i've been through hell. >> i at one point thought i wasn't going to see my family again. >> the captain explaining in this video broadcast intern nally to all 4500 state rooms he didn't realize the magnitude of the storm when the ship set out. >> the whole thing was not bigger than this and it just exploded. >> reporter: passengers were ordered to stay inside their rooms for eight hours. >> you never can tell once you get out to sea, things happen. you have to let the wind come on and survive it and ride it out. >> reporter: royal caribbean tells abc news weather isn't great so the he slowed down to smooth it out. many passengers don't believe the captain should have ever left port in the first place. >> he should be thrown in jail right now. thrown in jail. >> reporter: no one has been
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caribbean apologized to the passengers offering a full refund and them some. the cruise line says the ship's sea worthiness has not been affected. brandi hitt, abc news, los angeles. >> all right. now to the late developments in the oregon wildlife ref fusion occupation. federal agents surrounded the remaining four members who are still holed up. the four apparently agreed to turn themselves in at 8:00 a.m. providing certain conditions are met. thousands of people have ever been listening to the ongoing negotiations through an open phone line being streamed online. back on the east coast, two sheriff's deputies in maryland have ever been shot dead in what police say was a targeted killing. one deputy was killed at a restaurant in abingdon. the second died outside a senior citizen center. the suspect was then killed by deputies. the sheriff says the two the victims were targeted because they were wearing a uniform. big legal troubles for ferguson, missouri, this morning 1 months after the fatal police
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the stice department is suing the city over a pattern of violations mostly aimed at african-americans. with more details, here's action abc's pierre thomas. >> reporter: the justice department is going to a federal judge to force the city of ferguson to overhaul its police department. residents felt alienated from the police force and their own government. the violations were expanseive and deliberate. in a blistering press conference the attorney general has just accused the ferguson police you have racial bias against african-americans, calling the practices egregious and routine in that city that saw so much racial unrest in the summer of 2014. >> they violated the fourth amendment by stopping people without reasonable suspicion, by arresting them without cause and by using force. >> reporter: this new lawsuit
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council's rejected a deal the city had negotiated with the justice department. lynch announced she is suing less than 24 hours later, highly unusual. >> former nazi guard goes on trial today in germany charged with being an accessory to 1 0,000 murders. 94-year-old reinhold manning admits serving at the auschwitz concentration camp but he says he never participated in mass murder. hanning is one of forour elderly nas i guards due to go on trial in the coming months. in california, the man consisted of robert kennedy had a parole hearing. sirhan sirhan is now 71 years old. the sa sass nation was nearly 50 years ago. another victim now 91 also at the hearing. the former kennedy aide for agave him. but in the end, the request for parole was denied for the 15th time. donald trump is looking a little bit more confident than his
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hampshire primary, trump is still taking his victory lap speaking last night to a large crowd at clemson university in south carolina. that's where republicans face-off in their next primary on february 20th, but trump is apparently not all that worried about the competition. >> many friends live here, by the way. i have to tell you. but many friends up in new hampshire. and it came out in the original polls came out and they were so high. the original polls which just came out here were through the roof. we are high. we are high. >> the republican field has been xwh whittled down to six candidates. chris christie and carly fiorina both dropped out of the race yesterday disappointed after failing to attract voters in iowa and flamp. >> fresh from his big win in new hampshire, bernie sanders headed straight for new york. he met we the reverend al sharpton in harlem ep hoping to lure black and hispanic voters everywhere hillary clinton. he has extra cash in his coffers
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just 24 hours. clinton is leading sanders in the polls in south carolina and nevada and her campaign is on the attack questioning his record on issues affecting minorities. they're also taking aim at his record on gun control and criminal justice. clinton is fighting back to win women voters. a majority of whom sided with sanders in new hampshire. >> extreme winter weather being blamed for several serious accidents along an ohio interstate. dozens of cars, trucks and semis were involved in yesterday's series of clain reaction crashes northeast of cleveland. nearly 20 people were injured, three critically. interstate 90 has reopen this had morning. it was closed for hours while crews cleared the wreckage. more snow made for slick driving conditns across that region. more of the same is expected. accuweather is tracking the winter storm system and record warmth in the west. here's meteorologist justin povick. good morning. >> reporter: kendis, reena, as
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we are looking at some major warmth, 80s and 90s around l.a. records will be challenged and the concern is for above normal fire danger also freezing are -- around salt lake city. on the other side of the spectrum, major cold continues in the northeast. gusty winds, snow flurries and showers from boston to d.c. accumulating snows coming off the great lakes. record low temperatures in jeopardy this weend. look at the lows saturday night. below the zero to right around zero. again, these will be challenged and temperatures on average 20 to even be.3degrees below normal. reena, kendis, back to you. >> justin, thank you. he mention southern california. >> there's a modest house in manhattan beach that's been covered with pictures of the family that's owned the structure since 1945. gary sweeney is selling is the
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in 1945 for just $5400. >> sweeney calls it a final tribute to what he feels was a six pler life by the beach. a developer purchased the home. the plan is knock it down and rebuild on the site. like a lot of good family memories. >> is that cool or creepy? >> i like it. it gives me a good feeling. look at the inflatable pool by the beach. >> just to get knocked down by a bulldozer. all those family members. >> they'll post it on instagram. it will be there forever. coming up, actress lena dunnham opening up about a painful medical condition. her message to other women. >> google's self-driving cars getting a green light from the federal government. for one passenger, it couldn't come soon enough. >> the passionate couple who got in trouble aboard the las vegas high roller were they looking for love florida all the wrong plays? if you're looking for love in great falls, it's a good day for it.
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well, in las vegas, a couple is facing some legal trouble for getting frisky on a ferris wheel. security spotted the loveable couple just undressing and told them to knock it off. they stopped but then kept at it. and security cameras on the high roller weren't the only lenses that captured them. the passengers in the neighboring pod also recorded the activity. they were charged with committing a sex act in public because they were, you know, up there. >> in public. >> in public. >> they were gambling that nobody would see them. >> but the security folks told them don't do it. we see what you're doing. didn't deter them. >> when in vegas, you know, you have sex in public.
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reason. talk about jared johnson allegedly forced his way into a house. fainted. johnson says he woke up with police surrounding the house. he's facing a chae of burglary armed with a deadly weapon. >> another mystery over the serial podcast that sparked a sensation across the country. >> essentially forcing a do-over by the legal system, a judge is now considering a new trial in murder. i guess it was 17 years ago now. abc's amy robach has the story. >> this is a prepaid call from. >> adnan syed. >> his story has captivated millions since the 2014 launch of the podcast "serial" turning listeners into arm chair detectives. the series recounts a then 17-year-old say yed's arrest and conviction for the 1999 murder of his high school ex-girlfriend hey man lee.
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bars but has always maintaine his innocence. his initial attempts to appeal the verdict unsuccessful. >> it is what it is. if you believe me or not, i have no control over it. >> the now 34-year-old is getting another chance. this week in a post conviction relief hear, his attorney argued his lawyer at the time of the conviction had been ineffective arguing she made so many mistakes his conviction should be overturned. >> to never find out if her story helps or hurts your case makes no sense whatsoever. that is not a strategy. >> one of those alleged mistakes highlighted by serial host sarah caning whose failure to contact a key alibi witness asia mcclain. >> great, you know. >> but i think asia you might be that technicality. >> after hearing herg in the podcast, say yed's defense team called mcclain to testify during
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mcclain maintaining she was with say yed athe time prosecutors contend he killed lee. >> i was sitting in the library bored to tears, and someone walked in that i knew. i asked him about his breakup with haley. she was dating someone else but that he just wanted her to be happy. he didn't seem to be disturbed or angry with her. >> she is speaking out exclusively to abc news. >> the biggest thing to us was setting a good xwampl for our children. leaving a legacy of integrity. >> but prosecutors say justice was served 16 years ago. mcclain admits she does not have the all the answers. >> do i think adnan killed hey? honestly i couldn't tell you. by coming forward, i hope that i was able to provide enough information to the judge for him to be able to make a rational decision.
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>> reporter: as for say yed, after spending nearly half his life in prison, his attorney says he is thankful for his day in court. amy robach, abc news, new york. >> there's a five-day hearing and the judge didn't rule at the end of the hearing. we don't know when he'll make a decision. >> that hearing went two days longer than they expected it to go. so who knows when that ruling will come down. coming up, actress lena dunnham opening up about her health challenge. >> shedding new light on a painful condition that's
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abc's deborah roberts has her story. >> lena dunham's one of the busiest women in hollywood. directing, writing, starring in her hbo hit "girls." i worked very, very hard to overcome the challenges of my nontraditional body type. >> just two weeks before the season five premiere, she made a surprise announcement saying she would no o not be able to promote the new season due to endometriosis writing on facebook, i'm going through a rough patch with the illness. it's time to announce. >> she didn't have tonounce it but people love her because she shares her truth and has done it in her personal life and also on screen. >> reporter: the love on social media came quickly for the actress with one woman sharing her own experience. writing i'm level four. thank you for being oh honest and open about this. another, thank you for your bravery. you could have easily kept this private. >> she doesn't just say like there is what's going on with me.
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tries to help educate. >> she first shared her battle withhe condition on her blog called the sickest girl posting these photos after a surgery positively diagnosed her with the disease. >> she's learned a lot from the experience and saying you know what, i'm going to take time off. when somebody says that and they're honest about it, you can't do anything but respect their decision. >> reporter: deborah roberts, abc news, new york. such a big difference when women of hollywood, on television come forward with whatever they're battling. more than 6 million women are facing this in the u.s. to have a big face like lena remarkable. >> the whole condition it's when the tissue that lines the uterus is found oustds outtside the uterus usually in the abdomen or ovaries. hopefully. do you have an md?
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well, the federal government has taken a step towards mainstreaming artificial intelligence redefining what it means to be a driver by green lighting google's self-driving cars. >> this morning we're meeting passenger one, a blind man who is the first person to give the car a test ride. here's kgo's jonathan bloom. >> for steve, traveling across town requires planning. he lives two miles from the nearest bus stop. when his family is at work he relies on the vta's transnight i have to make arrangements for those rides a day before. >> that's why a ride he took three years ago was so plaj cal.
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became blind, he sat in the driver's seat and that's about all he did. >> the car was the driver. >> california rules say autonomous cars still need a licensed driver. he can't get a driver's license. >> if it is required to have a licensed human driver in the car, it means i could not go any place in that vehicle without someone accompanying me. >> reporter: and it would throw on the brakes for google's next project. >> isn't that cute? >> cars without regular controls. >> there's no steering sfwheel in a letter to google, federal regulators made a clarification where the law refers to a driver, that driver doesn't have to be human. >> is this a green light for autonomous vehicles? >> i think it's the absence of a yellow light. >> paul says it doesn't clear up other legal requirements. the cars still have to have mirrors. >> the rear view mirror was unnecessary. the side mirrors were unnecessary for me. >> reporter: but if california follows the federal government's lead, people like steve could
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>> i love this snee doesn't miss the pedals or steering wheel one bit. >> it's like riding with a fabulous driver. >> anybody who spends five minutes in the traffic will realize the danger of the humans. i can't wait for the robots to start driving. >> reporter: jonathan bloom, abc news. >> it's one of the hardest things i have to say about parenting i didn't realize is driving the kids to different places. >> just because you're a bad driver? >> no, there is that. but it just takes up so much time, ballet, picking them up from school. you know what? i forget that you are free during the day. you could do it for us. >> this is not driving miss daisy.
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>> you'd be a good chauffeur. this morning on "world news now," political momentum. >> after new hampshire victories, donald trump draws crowds in south carolina last night. while bernie sanders heads to new york. the new battlegrounds for the democrats and republicans. legal fight, the police tension in ferguson, missouri. and why the u.s. attorney general filed a federal lawsuit. the swift decision. and what led up to it. >> and breaking overnight, the search for a fishing boat crew in the middle of the pacific ocean. the rush to save dozens of people ho abandoned ship. and later, celebrating valentine's day with an easy yet impressive dinner and and i dull gent dessert. this was one at the present timing beverage. america's chief entertaining officer is here with his usual good taste. it's thursday, february 11th. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." >> we say good thursday morning to you. i'm kendis gibson. >> i'm reena ninan.
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so let's start with the battle for the white house because it's really, really heating up now. and it is shifting to the south after the outsiders crushed the competition in new hampshire. >> and riding high from his astounding victory donald trump headed to klemm on university in south carolina last night attracting thousands of supporters. but rivals are gearing up to fight to the bitter end. >> it's your voice, your vote. the race. >> here's your next president, donald trump. >> reporter: donald trump fresh off his huge win in in new hampshire stressing a win in south carolina is paramount. >> if we win here after winning so big in new hampshire, all of these characters are going to give it up. we're going to run the table. and we will make america great again. that i can tell you. >> reporter: the challengers not backing down. iowa winner senator ted cruz already running attack ads. >> i got the trump action figuring. > no way. it's huge. >> what does he do.
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republican. >> reporter: and john kasich, the second big surprise putting his rivals on notice. >> don't mess with me, okay? so i'm not going to be a pin cushion or a marshmallow. >> reporter: meanwhile on the democratic side -- following his big win in new hampshire, bernie sanders feeling the love on "the view" telling the ladies he's all in. >> the message that we're bringing forth that this country is supposed to be a nation of fairness. and we're not seeing that right now. >> sanders stopping in harlem for coffee with al sharpton earlier. hillary clinton also in new york after reassuring her supporters in new hampshire she is a fighter. >> and we've learned it's not weather you get knocked down that matters. it's whether you get back up. >> reporter: and according to the latest polls, clinton and trump are heading into south carolina as the front-runners with double digit leads.
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>> but there's plenty of time left. thank you. the republican field is a little small they are morning now down to six candidates. new jersey governor chris christie dropped out of the race after a poor showing in new hampshire. christie posted facebook that it is without an ounce of regret. also calling it quits, carly peern, the former hewitt pack card ceo took on donald trump in earlier debates but she struggled to build support. both fiorina and christie needed a strong showing to try to qualify for next republican debate. >> a small community near baltimore is shaken had morning after two sheriff's deputies were gunned down. it unfolded at a restaurant? abbing done where one deputy was killed. the suspect whom police described as a vague grant ras then killed by deputies. the two victims were targeted because they were wearing a police uniform. >> the justice department
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a civil rights lawsuit a day after the city rejected an agreement to overhaul its police department and court system. ferguson came under scrutiny when the fatal police shooting of michael brown sparked angry protests. the suit accuses the city of a pattern of misconduct that includes routinely violating the rights of residence. attorney general lynch says they had no choice but to sue. >> they violated the fourth amendment by stopping people without reasonable suspicion. by arresting them without cause, and by using unreasonable force. >> the city council wanted to amend the settlement because it would have cost ferguson millions of dollars to implement. now to the latest on the growing zika virus outbreak. one of the government's top doctors tells congress that a vaccine likely will be able by the summer of 2017. his office is already getting calls from big drug companies willing to produce a vaccine if a safe and effective version is developed.
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committee will higher two infectious disease specialists to advise potential olympians worried about the zika outbreak inning brazil after high profile athletes expressed concern about the vice. here's abc's gio benitez. >> alarming news out of brazil. the cdc saying two now born babies tested positive for the virus. the cdc calling it the strongest evidence yet that the virus caused the birth we do tect that prevents the brain from developing. > our goal is to protect pregnant woman. >> the u.s. women's soccer team has been briefed on the virus. the qualification tournament is today in texas. the olympics are just months away in rio. >> we're sensitive to the fact that has become a global issue. >> legendary u.s. soccer star hope solo, now saying if she had to make the choice today, she would skip the olympics.
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day. saying she would never take the risk. >> and health experts believe the zika virus causes birth defects but only if you're pregnant already. it's enough to give people pause because so little is known about the virus. gio benitez, abc news, new york. >> high drama playing out on the high seas right now about 1800 miles south of hawaii. where the 42-person crew of the american eagle had to abandon ship because of a fire. the coast guard sent a plane to the area to assess the situation there. the american eagle's cell evacuated on to six small boats toe await rescue. we're told there are no injuries there. and on east coast, thousands of passengers have finally disembarked from that royal caribbean cruise ship tossed around in the raging atlantic storm. the anthem of the seas arrived in new jersey last night. one passenger said the ship's captain should be thrown in jail
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royal caribbean says it is making changes to its storm avoidance systems and the ship's next krus is still scheduled to begin on saturday. pope francis leaves the vatican tomorrow for a high profile visit to mexico. yesterday the pope took part in ash wednesday services meantent to usher in the lenten season of prayer and surprise. he said this was a good time to train ourselves to be more others. in texas, hundreds of faithful took advantage of a drive through ash ceremony. it was meant for those who didn't have the time to on the holy day. come on now. really? >> hey, we're busy? >> you don't have -- more than 2 1/2 minutes to drive through and get your ash? >> you can get busy. >> i'm not blaming anyone. not pointing fingers. just saying. >> i understand. here's all the proof you need that true love never dies. this was a scene in australia
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was reunited with 88-year-old joyce durant after 72 years. >> oh. >> these little cuties they dated in england in 1944 lock before match.com. but nor w50d was sent to france. they never forget each other. >> they reconnected thanks to the internet and their sons. they talked via skype a couple times. now thomas is in australia for a couple weeks visiting. he said the reunion was the greatest thing that could have happened to him. >> i love this story. isn't that sweet? >> it is kind of sweet. >> after all these years they still had this little flame for each other. >> once he got to australia, he realized there are a lot of offerings on tinder. >> he did not swipe to the left or the right. >> swipe to the right. >> he kept swiping to the right. >> did you see the hug? i thought he was going to carry her away somewhere. that's love.
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>> that's love before the age of tinder. >> coming up "in the mix" the wild fox that went epa over an ordinary bed sheet? the safety alert over common batteries that can explode. the latest test by the faa and what it means for airline passengers. >> tim laird america's chief entertaining officer here. we've got everything you need to plan a great valentine's day celebration. an easy dinner, decadent dessert and super sweet cocktails. we'll help you do valentine's you're watching "world news now." everyone loves the way dark clothes make them feel. and no one wants that feeling to fade. that's why there's woolite darks. it's free of harsh ingredients, keeping dark clothes looking like new for 30 washes so your love for dark clothes will never fade.
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a day on the mississippi river nearly turned deadly for two boaters. they were lifted to safety by the coast guard as their 13-foot aluminum boat started sinking. the pair sent out a distress signal. once their small boat began taking on water, the chopper safely took them to dry land. >> more automakers are recalling vehicles with defective air bags, volkswagen, audi and bmw now recalling 1.7 millionian vehicles that have the takata air bags that can represent tour and send shrapnel at people in the car. so far 20 million vehicles in the u.s. have ever been recalled due to these air bags linked to 11 deaths worldwide. high in the sky meantime, there's a new alarm being sounded over what's being called a ticking time bomb.
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>> we're learning more about the faa's safety alert to the airlines about lithium ion batteries and the potential to spark fires. abc's david kerley covers aviation for us. >> reporter: this is the faa's own test of what can happen if a shipment of lithium ion batteries spontaneously ignites. these batteries can lead to "catastrophic aircraft loss," the faa is warning, and current fire suppression systems "cannot effectively control a lithium battery fire." they power our computers and tablets. and can overheat and ignite. think about the house fires and the hoverboard fires suspected of being started by batteries that we've seen recently. what if it happens in a cargo hold? and it apparently has. two 747s have crashed. the packages of batteries they carried suspected of contributing. that's why the national transportation safety board is also out with a recommendation, that if batteries are carried, they are separate from other flammable materials, and the number of batteries be restricted. airline pilots want even more --
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hazardous. >> we cannot continue to lose these airplanes due to fires that are uncontained and will quickly bring an airplane down. >> reporter: major u.s. carriers don't allow the shipments of lithium batteries, but that's not true for all airlines, which is why the faa is calling on those carriers to study the risks of carrying this potentially dangerous cargo. >> david kerley at reagan you national airport. >> it only takes eight lithium batteries to bring down an aircraft. >> okay. my question about this, a, what's taken them so long to come to this point to finally say we need to make some changes to this, and how quickly is this au going to get fixed. why they're so dangerous, the faa tests over the past year show when they short circuit, they can emit hydrogen and other
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this in the cargo hold of many planes. >> i wish had i taken an extra semester in chemistry has class. the big headline is ban the batteries our panel said that last month. ban the batteries. >> coming up, the game show gaffe that's going viral. >> how one family answered the question tell me another way people say mother. here was an outrageous answer that even cracked up steve harvey. >> but first, countdown to valentine as day. some absolutely scrumptious ideas for revving up the romance. you're watching "world news now." i believe, i believe believe we're still worth the fight you'll see there's hope for this world tonight
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and you forgot to get a reservation. there's nothing more romantic than a especially planned evening in. here to help us out is america's chief entertaining officer, our favorite, tim laird. >> valentine's day is around the corner. i've got great ideas. it doesn't have to be a romantic occasion for two. it could be a great fun way to entertain family and friends. and what better way than to do maybe a dinner and a movie night. but tie your food into what the movies are. i'll show you some ideas. first i want to start out with a great cocktail, what i call the ruby valentino. it starts out with a glass. i'm going to put in about four ounces of korbel sweet row say. perfect for a valentine's day celebration. a beautiful pink color. the ruby comes in when i put in about ounces of pomegranate juice a couple candy hearst for gar flish.
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the ruby valentin know. the alcohol free version is lemon lime soda and pomegranate juice. dinner and a movie. the godfather big night. even lady and the tramp". all these talk about pasta. why not set out a big dish of pasta. my secret to this pasta recipe and all the res fees on your facebook starts out i render two pieces of bacon in a pan. take it out then put in some garlic, a little bit of shallots. and then your tomato sauce. stir that up, add herbs and you get this beautiful pasta with a little bit of cream in there too at the end. it's just delicious. it bes a lot of people. easy to do. >> i'm drooling. >> how about movie with a chocolate. it is valentine's day. you could watch willy wonka and the chocolate factor or chocolate would be another movie into it looks like black pepper
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>> i bought kettle corn. microwave that. you bought it in the bag. sprinkle a little cocoa over it. you've got your popcorn with your movie. also chocolate, here's a fun idea. this chocolate decadence. it's beak a flourless chocolate cake with a little bit of raspberry sauce garnished with fresh raspberryies. see what you think of that. is that rich and delicious? very easy to do. here's a fun idea. red wine in a chocolate rimmed glass. beak take some chocolate chips, melt them in the microwave and dip the rim of the glass in there and it sets up right away and pour in a merlot, cabernet. it's just delicious. every time you take a sip, you get the chocolate and red wine. >> it's genius. i love it. >> lastly we have a french theme. this is ratatouille, famous french movie.
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bit of macaroons and of course, my strawberries. there is a little chambord in with the chipped cream. you can dip the strawberries in the whipped cream. kind of a french twist if you will. also chocolate cups i filled with chocolate mousse. you can fill them up with the chambord or other things. maybe whipped cream. it all comes together. >> you can find the cups at a lot of party stores. they're a lot of fun. i love experimenting, and like they say in the candy man, you can even eat the dishes. >> you would there of it all. happy valentine's day to you. this is a great spread. i wish you could come over and launch it all for us. >> try the recipes. and they're on your facebook page. so they're delicious and easy. >> wnnfans.com. tim laird, america's chief entertaining officer. we will go to facebook for those recipes. you're watching "world news now." if you're approaching 65, now's the time to get your ducks in a row.
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and now it's time for "the mix." so a new mom, well not a new mom. she had a son that is 12 weeks old and decides the son's hungry. she's at the zoo and decides to breastfeed the son. a curious orangutan happens to show up here at the zoo. wondering what mom's doing. had his hands over his head and watching mom breastfeed little eli there. mom elizabeth hunt barrett, they were trying to celebrate their daughter's birthday and then she thinks that the orangish had reddish hair of her son kind of attracted the orangutan. >> the orangutan kind of stay there had for the whole time. >> with his hands on his head wondering h-oh. there weren't many negative comments when this was posted that the mom was breastfeeding in public. the orangutan appeared to be up
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>> it's a very cool shot. i'm sure she attracted more attention after that. good job there. so you know, people have some weird animals as pets. there's this one guy who happens to have a fox as a pet. >> okay. >> and this fox has become sodo messticated, it's not really used to the outside world but in its nature it knows what snow looks like. it knows know is might about you at home he kind of takes. >> that's his bed. he kind of thinks the white sheets are a bed of snow instead. so he just kind of like trying to -- his nature, trying to like pull it apart. >> this is why you can't bring a fox inside your house because the fox might think that the bed is snow. this sounds like a children's book, doesn't it? >> it kind of does. the only fox that should be in your house is the sman that will
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>> fenway, the green monster of fenway park was sort of outshined by this 14 foot ramp. >> white monster. >> yeah, the green monster out shined betty white monster, which was part of a competition for snow boarders. >> yeah. >> you get $150,000 grand prize at this. the u.s. grand prix tour. >> that thing is huge. >> several sef olympic medalists participated in the snow board event. >> look how tall that is compared to the rest of the park. >> i would love to slip and slide down it. the event is taking place today and tomorrow. >> up there in boston. do we have time for this video? take a look at this magician.
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now," scary vacation. infuriated passengers aboard a cruise ship that sailed into hurricane force winds finally arriving home. why some people on board thought they would not return. >> extreme weather from record-breaking heat in the west to heavy snowstorms and dangerous cold in the east. the unusual conditions from accuweather. >> and new this half hour, a valentine's day gift from a wife to her husband like no other. >> he needs a kidney transplant and she is the donor. why this couple and this organ match is just so rare. >>nd later in "the skinny," the new sexy swimsuit issue of "sports illustrated." the bigger, glossier pictures and why the models this year are getting even more exposure. it is thursday, february 11th. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." >> good morning to you on this thursday. i'm kendis gibson. >> and i'm reena ninan.
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having that out there, more women will be comfortable in a bikini despite what your shape is. >> or what about your age? can you be too old to wear a bikini? >> i don't think age is the thing. i think there are some people who in their lifetime have never been able to wear a bikini. there's nothing wrong with that. >> a bikini is an important thing. "sports illustrated" kind of answers that question in this new swimsuit edition with a 56-year-old model. >> i love that. that i love. because i look forward to aging. i think that we have a culture of looking against women who age. i think we need to embrace that more. >> yes. >> tribes everywhere around the world embrace the elders. i always say that. you've got to look for your elders. >> in bikinis. >> we're going to start with the end of what plenty of passengers on that royal caribbean cruise
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>> the anthem of the seas is now docked safely in new jersey at the port there. it arrived last ni wabc's josh einiger was there. >> reporter: they cheered as the anthem of the seas" glided into the aptly named port liberty. thousands of passengers now live -- liberated to tell their terrifying story. >> i've been through hell. >> i at one point thought i wasn't going to see my family again. >> reporter: last sunday was the day a peaceful dream vacation became the stuff of nightmares when the world's largest cruz ship with more than 6,000 people on board steered directly into a storm with 125-mile-per-hour winds. >> we were on the third deck. so we kept on going underwater and there was water coming on our little window. and it was pretty scary. >> not only would the boat go up and then come smashing down violently that when you were in bed you fell out of bed, but at one point i looked at my wife and i said it's over.
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>> reporter: royal caribbean apologized for in its words exposing guests to such extreme weather. a storm the company says was much stronger than forecast. >> if we end up with a situation like this something went wrong. either we didn't interpret the forecast correctly or there's something. we're going to do a complete review of the situation. >> reporter: the company says it's already made changes to storm avoidance policies and it's standing behind the ship's captain though not a lot of love for him among his passengers. >> that guy should be thrown in jail right now. thrown in jail. >> reporter: royal caribbean says more than 6,000 people were aboard the ship when it sd into the storm but there were only four minor injuries. still four too many for the cruise line which has promised it will never let this happen again. the ntsb on hand when the ship steamed into port. some lawmakers calling for a federal investigation into this terror on the high seas. josh einiger, bayonne, new jersey. >> royal caribbean offering them a discount on their next cruise.
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i don't think so. high drama playing out 1800 miles south of hawaii where the 42-person crew of the american eagle had to abandon ship because of a fire. the coast guard sent a plane to situation. the american eagle's crew evacuated on to six small boats to await rescue. no injuries reported. >> extreme winter weather is being blamed for several serious interstate. dozens of cars, trucks and semis series of chain reaction crashes. nearly 20 people were injured. three of them critically. interstate 90 was closed in both it has now reopened. more snow expected in the cleveland area this morning. it made for slick driving yesterday. more of the same is expected. lake-effect snow likely for the next couple of days. the first day of spring, by the way, folks is march 20th. >> well, california has jumped from winter to straight into the
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the weather headline out west, record breaking heat. >> in southern california, temperatures will again be in the 80s. a perfect day to get to the beach. justin povick has today's weather extremes. morning, justin. >> reena, and kendis, good morning to you, as well. while it's cold in the east, we have record-challenging warmth on the way in the southwest. potentially some high fire danger, as well into the mountains just outside of los angeles. meanwhile, to the northeast, heavy snow squalls, snow showers, lighter amounts of snow. a coating or so toward the i-95 corridor cities. but it's going to be on the windy side, as well. >> thanks to justin there. >> the five-week stand off at an oregon wildlife refuge may be coming to an end. federal agents have surrounded the four remaining militia members who are still holed up. the four apparently agreed to turn themselves in at 8:00 a.m. providing certain conditions are
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listening to the ongoing negotiations through an open phone line being streamed online. >> turning to politics and the spotlight on ohio governor john second-place finish in the new today he is expected to sign a bill to strip government money from planned the legislation targets funds department. the move may help kasich with conservatives leading some to question the timing of the bill. donald trump rallying supporters in south carolina after his big win in new hampshire. 4,000 people gathered at clemson university last night to celebrate with trump and cheer him on. he took a few jabs at jeb bush and he told the crowd that he was running on just an hour of sleep. but trump said, when you have victory, you don't need sleep. >> so that's the key. the democrats are on the move after bernie sanders's smashing victory. they're each taking steps to win
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it's your voice, your vote. and abc's cecilia vega covering the democrats. >> reporte in harlem, a hero's welcome for bernie sanders. hugs from the reverend al sharpton, breakfast at the iconic soul food restaurant sylvia's. sanders reaching out for african-american support, hoping to build on the momentum from his big win. sanders now vowing to take his political revolution forward. >> nice to see you again. >> reporter: but when i asked, this stark admission. if the election were tomorrow, do you think you could win south carolina and nevada? >> no. fortunately for us, the election is not tomorrow. >> reporter: he faces an uphill climb in those states, where a large portion of the democratic vote is black and latino. it explains his visit to harlem trying to match hillary clinton's strong support in those communities. hillary clinton now fighting hard for those voters. >> you have to face up to the hard truth of injustice and systemic racism. >> in new hampshire, hillary clinton putting on a brave face
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her team trying to figure out how she managed to lose women voters 44-55%. and young people 16% to 83%. clinton already trying to woo them. >> i know i have some work to do, particularly with young people, but i will repeat again what i have said this week, even if they are not supporting me now, i support them. sanders paying hillary clinton a compliment during a little game of campaign word association. >> donald trump? >> what can i say? >> one nice thing. come on, bernie. one nice thing. >> he has nice ties? >> nice hair? >> humble. >> hillary clinton? >> intelligent. >> cecilia vega, abc news, new
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a sweet story. huh? >> yeah, very sweet. just in time for valentine's day. a north carolina nurse, jason desperately needs a transplant after suffering from kidney disee. doctors say that he waited up to seven years for a transplant. but that was before his wife who is also a nurse turned out to be a perfect donor match. >> wow. >> it almost felt too good to be true. it really did. i was nervous to get excited. because i -- it's like winning the lottery. >> i didn't know this, but it's incredibly rare for a spouse to be a match. the chance is less than 1%. the transplant is now scheduled in two weeks. it will happen near the couple's wedding anniversary which they'll be celebrating 15 years together. >> and how ironic they're both nurses, as well.
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>> well, from a medical miracle to a medical nightmare for the patients of a tennessee newborn. >> the new mom says she thought her son was taken to another room for just a routine checkup. instead he was taken to surgery by mistake. abc's steve osunsami has the story. >> hi there, buddy! >> reporter: doctors call what happened to this newborn baby in tennessee a "never event," something that should never happen. but this past december, after jennifer melton gave birth to her healthy son, she says the staff at university medical center in lebanon, tennessee, took baby nate away for what was supposed to be a physical. >> at that point, the nurse started to mention the procedure that had been performed on him. >> reporter: when they brought the baby back, the parents say they learned there was a terrible mistake. a doctor had performed a surgical procedure meant for a different child. >> at that point, i began to cry hysterically. essentially, they took our child, who was 100% healthy, and just took him out of the nursery and cut his mouth. >> reporter: the family gave us
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it was a frenulectomy, where they cut underneath the tongue so it moves better for children having trouble nursing. >> there is no excuse for operating on the wrong baby. none. >> reporter: in a statement, the hospital says it can't comment on the case, because of privacy laws, but says they "take seriously any concerns brought to our attention." the family's lawyer tells us the doctor did apologize, but says the hospital still billed them for the procedure. steve osunsami, abc news. atlanta. >> coming up, the full-figured beach babes who will grace the pages of this year's "sports illustrated" swimsuit issue. >> and johnny depp does donald trump. "the skinny" up next. johnny depp does donald
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>> gwen stefani releasing her first album in a decade on march 18th. she'll promote it by filming a live music video during a commercial break at the grammy awards which is by the way, monday night. >> aired live all over the country. another highly anticipated release across the pon >> millions harry potter fans are disappointed to hear the sequel to the seven-part series was going to be a play. rather than a book. but now she's announced the script of that play will be released as a two-part book. >> "harry potter and the cursed child" is set to debut july 30th in london on harry's birthday. the script will be releasededhe next day. >> the story is set 19 years in the future. harry is an overworked employee, husband, father of three and struggling with the weight of a family legacy that he never wanted. this is going to be good. >> it will be interesting. see harry older with a little gut and all. >> beer gut? i don't think potter's going to have a beer gut.
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>> empire state building. all lights. there's been yet another performance flub that involves steve harvey. but this time it's not really his fault. >> it happened during the taping of "family feud." one family's response to a question pretty outrageous that it'sow going vivil. here's abc's byron pitts. >> tell me another way people say moer. >> mommy. >> mommy. >> reporter: it's the "family feud" fumble gone viral. >> folks, you've got two strikes. >> reporter: mom, mommy, mama
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comes up with this. >> what about mommee. >> you want mommee. not mommy. >> reporter: steve harvey might have had fun with the answer. >> mommee. >> reporter: but only got the patterson family aa big red x. sheilah will explain her response on "good morning america" america"". >> beak, my nerves got the best of me trying to come up with something else. >> watch this here. momee? >> when it comes to game show gaffes, they're in good company. for every good feeling like this one on "wheel of fortune," i've got a good feeling about this. >> that's right. >> there are plenty of not so hot moments. >> pointed desert. >> no, you still have time. >> i still have time? i'd like to solve. >> sayt. >> the pointed desert. >> it's not the pointed desert no matter how many times you say it. >> this guy on jeopardy hazarded a guess. >> who is this is handsome gentleman?
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>> good for you, aere. >> the patterson's full "family feud" episode airs february 23rd. y'all crazy. >> reporter: here's hoping they had better luck with the other questions. byron pitts, abc news, new york. >> reena is wondering why did it go viral. i guess it's more of like more steve's reaction to it i guess. like mommee. >> was it youreaction with -- >> oh, 20 bucks? we couldn't splurge? we couldn't splurge a little bit? >> no. the $20 answer was the most you got. >> that's it for me saying daddee. >> don't miss our updates on facebook wnnfans.com. daddee. >> don't miss our updates on
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. making news in america this morning, southern battleground. the race for the white house makes a turn through south carolina. the republican field narrowing as hillary clinton hopes to gain ground. breaking overnight, the armed standoff in oregon. it's nearly over. the fbi movov in and makes more arrests. the militia protesters appearing to give enraged cruise passengers finally back on land. what they have to say about their frightening ordeal. and wieners on the go. the hot dog coming soon to your local drive-through but will one of the world's most p pular burger chains truly relish this marriage of meats. well, good thursday morning. we begin with the next battleground in the race for the white house as rpublicans shift to the south. >> yeah, donald trump is still
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hampshire victory and if this was even possible, he sed more confident than ever last night as he was cheered on by thousands of supporters at clemson university in south carolina. he's facing a smaller republican field this morning with chris christie and carly fiorina dropping out of the race. and that means six candidides are still in the running. second place winner, john kasich has a new burst of energy and the others appear to be digging in for the long haul. gearing up to fight trump to the bitter end. >> and as for the democrats, bernie sanders is looking to build a momentum that he picked up in new hampshire reaching out to minority voters and hillary clinton's campaign is on the attack going after sanders' record on a string of issues. so that said with just nine days to go before the next votes are cast in south carolina and nevada, the pressure really is on. >> and theepublican front-runnerertill enjoying his victory lap. it's "your voice, your vote." abc's lana zak has the latest.
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that's the only way they show the size of these crowds. this crowd is amazing. >> reporter: donald trump with even more spring in his step following his major win in new hampshire forcing two more candidates, chris christie and carly fiorina out of the race. and now trump says he'e' ready to take on democratic challenger hillary clinton. >> we're going to beat her. and honestly women don't like her. >> reporter: in new hampshire clinton lost female voters 44 to 50 and young people 16% to 83% but nationally clinton still has the advantage over bernie sanders who tells abc's cecilia vega he has work to do. if the election were tomorrow do you think you could win south carolina and nevada? >> no, fortunately for us the election is not tomorrow. >> reporter: another candidate great for for extraampaign time jebebush who confirms his brother will join him on the trail hitting hard after his fourth place finish in new hampire. >> he is an entertaining person
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you're hispanic, unless you're a p.o.w., unless you're a disabled person. >> reporter: but second place winner john kasich says he's unkely to go on the attack. >> so i'm not going to be a pin cushion or a marshmallow but i'm also not going to spend my time trashing other people. >> reporter: republicans will head to the polls i i south rolina in nine days, but for democrats, it's a little bit more than two weeks before they'll head to the polls. however, the next face-off really is going to happen tonight at the democratic debate. reena, kendis. >> abc's lana zak liven washington. lana, thank you very much. well, another big day is on tap for ohio governor john kasich after his surprise second place finish in new hampshire. kasich expected to sign a bill to defund planned parenthood. the legislation targets money that goes to the organization through ohio's health department. the move may help kasich w wh conservatives leading someo question the timing of f e bill. now, tdeveloping story that we've been watching
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five-week standoff at a wildlife refuge appears to be almost over. the four remaining militia members still holed up in the office have agreed to turn themselves in this morning. the development came after federal agents surrounded the refuge a a set up negotiations. among their demands the four want to meet with reverend franklin graham when they walk out fromhat ref f fit. another very many, bundy's son has been arrested after stepping off a plane in portland and faces federal charges related to the 2014 standoff at his ranch in nevada. bundy had come to oregon with plans to go to the wildlife refuge. instead he's joined his sons in the county jail. flags flying at half-staff to honor two sheriff's deputies who were gunned down in what's being called a targeted shooting. one was killed at a restaurant in after vondon another outside a senior citizen center. the sheriff says the two victims
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wearing a uniform. justice department is suing ferguson, missouri, the move came a day after the city tried to amend an agreement to overhaul its police department. ferguson came under scrutiny when the fatal police shooting of michael brown sparked widespread unrest. the city is accused of a pattern of misconduct that includes routininy violating t t rights of residents.s. attorney genal loretta lynch accused ferguson of racial bias calling the practices eegregiousegregious. a bill was sent to the family of tamir irs, the 12-year-old shot dead. the city wants the family to pay for the ambulance ride and medical services he needed. neither of the officers offered first aid and an attney for the dying boy said this adds insult to homicide. they consider this a form of harassment. some extreme weather on both
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and unless you -- unless all of a sudden we start showing a bunch of suns making baskets you can guess the warriors did, steph curry, 26, 9 rebound, 9 assist, his flash brother play klay thompson, 24 points and 5 stealsls the warriorss are 48-4 at t e all-star break. kobe bryant, final time on the court in cleveland, he's retiring after this season. ty kevin love left in the second half, left in the first half, didn't play in the second half, has a stinger. expect him to be okay. lebron james, and irving, 17 for bryant and a fond farewell from the folks in cleleland. cavaliers win it, 120-111. those two will face off one more
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>> oh, really? >> the final game between lebron james and kobe bryant. >> you got tickets? >> no. >> ground pass. >> i can probably -- >> press pass. >> we'll talk about that after we toss it back. back to you. >> i didn't know what it was a stinger is. >> hits you in the head and radiates to your arm. >> now we know. s smsuit revolution, the iconic "sports illustrated" issue getting a makeover. the older a curvier women making a bold statement this morning. >> i think i just g a stinger. meet iron boy. the special young hero called upon by ironman himself to help save a city and live out his dream.career in bridal and fashion, i have drawn my inspiration from around the globe. jared's commitment to quality and craftsmanship has helped bring my designs to life. each hand set ringngn... the vera wang g ve collection is my modern interpretation of timeless classics.
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swimwear has an ad that features ashley graham who also appeared last year but she's also joined by fillphilomena and finola griffin and named graham rookie of the year. >> good job. >> beautiful women. next up a little fella calling the iron boy and another great event put on by the make-a-wish foundation. >> a couple years ago back when the c crity helped a boy becomee batman for a dayay in san francisco. well, the group's australian arm has done something similar. >> so it started with a tweet from robert downey jr. and said he sent a very special boy an a top secret mission today go get hemnani dominic domenic suffers from cystic fibrosis. >> and he was iron boy today saving a reporter who had been taken hostage before winning a final showdo you o the steps of
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his bravery, domen. cas awarded a medaly the police chief. great going by him and everybody involved in that. involving you robert downey. very nice. so like father like son on the red carpet in new york city. >> well, take a look at ben stiller's son skillfully strikes his dad's famous blue steel pose at the premiere of "zoolander 2." that gorgeous kid is 10-year-old quinlan. he's s up as strong enteteainment genesimicking e character and there's mom too also playing along. >> stiller says his kids don't find him cool but quinlin, i think clearly is very proud of his dad's character in "zoolander" series. >> he's got it. look at that. puckered lip. you got to tilt your head to the side. >> is that what it is? >> and squint your eyes. >> more news next. from the lindt master chatiers. a hard outer shell with a smooth center. welcome to the best time of your day.
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meeting passenger one, a blind making news in america this morning, southern battleground. the race for the white house makes a turn through south carolina. the republican field narrowing as hillary clinton hopes to gain ground. breaking overnight, the armed standoff in oregon. it's nearly over. the fbi moves in and makes more arrests. the militia protesters appearing to give up. also breaking overnight, enraged cruise passengers finally back on land. what they have to say about their frightening ordeal. and wieners on the go. the hot dog coming soon to your local drive-throuou but willl one the world's most popular burger chains truly relish this marriage of meats. well, good thursday morning. we begin with the next battleground in the race for the white house as republicans shift to the south. >> yeah, donald trump is still
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hampshire victory and if this was even possible, he sounded more confident than ever last night as he was cheered o o by thsands of supporters at clemson university in south carolina. he's facing a smaller republican field this morning with chris christie and cly fiorina dropping out of the race. and that means six candidates are still in the running. second place winner, john kasich has a new burst of energy and the others appear to be digging in for the long ha gearing up to fight trump to the bitter end. >> and as for the democrats, bernie sanders is looking to build a momentum that he picked up in new hampshire reaching out to minority voters and hillary clinton's campaign is on the atatck going after nders' record on a string of issues. so that said wit just nine days to go before the next votes are cast in south carolina and nevada, the pressure really is on. >> and the republican front-runner still enjoying his victory lap. it's "your voice, your vote." abc's lana zak has the latest. >> we may have to stage a phony
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that's the only way they show the size of these crowds. this crowd is amazing. >> reporter: donald trump with even moror spring in hisis step followinin his major win in new hampshire forcing two more candidates, chris christie and carly fiorina out of the race. and now trump says he's ready to take on democratic challenger hillary clinton. >> we're going to beat her. and honestly women don't like her. >> reporter: in new hampshire clinton lost female voters 44 to 50% and young people 16% to 83%% t nationally clinton still has the advantage over bernie sanders who tells abc's cecilia vega he has work to do. if the election were tomorrow do you think you could win south carolina and nevada? >> no, fortunately for us the election is not tomorrow. >> reporter: another candidate great for for@ extra campaign time jeb bush who confirms his brother will join him on the trail hitting hard after his fourth place finish in new hampshire. >> he is an entertaining person
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you're hispanic, unless you're a p.o.w., unless you're a disableded person. >> reporter: but second place winner john kasich says he's likely to go on thehe attack. >> so i'm not going to be a pin cushn or a marshmallow butd i'm also not going to spend my tim trashing otherpeople. >> reporter: republicans will head to the polls in south carolina in nine days, but for democrats, it's a little bit more than two weeks before they'll head to the polls. however, the next face-off really is going to happen tonight at the democratic debate. reena, kendis. >> abc's lana zak live in washington. lana, thank you very much. well, another big day is on tap for ohio g gernor john kasich after hisis surprisee second place finish in new hampshire. kasich expected to sign a bill to defund planned parenthood. the legislation targets money that goes to the organization through ohio's health department. the move may help kasich with conservatives leading some to question the timing of the bill. now, to developing story that we've been watching
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five-week standoff at a wildlife refuge appears to be almost over. the four remaining militia members still holed up in the office have agreed to turn themselves in this morning. the devevopment came after federal agents surrounded the refuge and set up negotiations. among their demands the four want to meet with reverend franklin graham when they walk out from that ref fugit. another very many, bundy's son has been arrested after stepping off a plane in portland and and he faces federal charges related to standoff at his ranch in nevada. bundy had come to o ogon with plans tooo tohe refugege instead he's joined his sons in the counun jail. flags are flying at half-staff in maryland after two sheriffs were gunned down in a targeted shooting. one was killed at a restaurant
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the suspect was then killed and they were killed because they were wearing a uniform. the justice department move came a day after the city tried to amend an agreement to overhaul its police department. when the fatal police shooting widespread unrest. the city is accused of a pattern of misconduct that includes routinely violating the rights of residents. attorney general loretta lynch accused ferguson of racial bias calling the practices egregious. in the meantime, in cleveland, the city there has sent a bill to the family of tamir rice, he's the 12-year-old shot dead by a police officer. the city wants the family to pay for the y's ambulance ride and medical services that he rereived. neither the officer or his partner officered first aid to the dying boy. an attorney for the family said this adds insult to homicide. the rice family considers this a
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some extreme weather on both ends of the country will start in the beach area in southern california where summerlike heat will continue today with many people coming down for a dip. extra lifeguguds are being called in for a rarereidwinter work shift. somehow we don't think anyone is complaining too much about this one or the heat in general. and just the opposite extreme in the midwest. more snow expected this morning in the cleveland area, which would make for another enjoyable morning commute. the lake-effect snow across that region expected to continue for several days. look at that. and the tough winter weather doesn't look like it's going to let up any time soon. >> so for a look at the forecast we turn to accuweather's meteorologist justin povick. gogo morning, justin. >> reenanand kendis, thanks, good morning to you, as well. it's a aold start to the day and, well, it't'going to be a good finish, as well. we add the wind to the chill and a couple of snowflakes and snow showers. we're not really concerned about accumulation unless you're very close to the great lakes. this is very concerning, though, later on saturday night, record
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of the nation. okay, so it was not a quiet arrival as many passengers who endured a storm-battered cruise finally got back to dry land. royal caribbean's "anthem of the seas" pulled into port in new jersey last night. the 6,000 people on board suffered through a strong storm which the captain claimed was more powerful than he expected. passengers said they feared for their lives. one of them even calling for drastic action. >> that guy should be thrown in jail right now. >> royal caribbean is backing the captain's actions and says it has already made changes to its storm avoidance systems. federal transportation officials are considering an investigation into that cruise. overnight, the u.s. olympic committee revealed that it will hire two infectious disease specialists to advise potential olympians worried about the zika
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high-profile athletes like hope solo expressed concerns about going to the summer games and a top doctor tells lawmakers on capitol hill it could be the summer of 2017 at the earliest before a vaccine is developed. a new study finds that rates of dementia among white americans going down. researchers say the change is most likely due to decreasing rates of heart disease. the most common form of dementia is caused by damage to the blood vessels that carry oxygen to the brain. the study also found a link between higher education and lower risk of dementia. well, an 18-year-old florida student has been arrested after police say he carry a loaded gun on a school bus. students on the bus noticed the gun and texted a relative who then called 911. deputies stopped the bus and found a piol, a magazine loaded with 12 rounds and a black ski mask. they later said that the gun had been stolen. okay, so police here in new york have a little bit of a mystery on their hands. they're looking for a man who showed a gun during a live broadcast on tv. you can see the smiling man in the background here appearing to
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the incident very seriously. an indiana man is behind bars for allegedly passing out during an attempted robbery. that's accororng to police. jerome johnson says he doesn't remember anything. police say that johnson forced his way into the house and once inside he fainted. johnson says that he woke up with police surrounding the house. he's now charged with burglary. >> i'm sure he'll remember his time in prison. all right, so many of the world's best golfers are in california. today's the start of the famous pebble beach pro-am tournament. sunny skies expected throughout the event. and as for last night's nba action, some stars you'll recognize were in the action. details now from espn. >> good morning. welcome to our "sportscenter" set here in los angeles. i'm stan verrett. he's neil everett. who goes first, warriors or be/lebron james? >> warriors. come out and play.
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unless all of a sudden we start showing a bunch of suns making baskets, you can guess the warriors did, steph curry had 26, 9 rebounds, 9 assists, his splash brother klay thompson, 24 points and 5 steals. the warriors are 48-4 at the all-star break. kobe bryant, final time on the court in cleveland, he's retiring after this season. tyronn lue's former teammate with the lakers. won a couple of championship james there. vin love left in the second half, left in the first half, didn't play in the second half, has a stinger. expect him to be okay. lebron was more than okay. 17 for bryant and a fond farewell from the folks in cleveland. cavaliers won the game, 120-111. those two will face off one more
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>> oh, really? >> yeah, theinal game between lebron james and kobe bryant. >> you got tickets? >> no. >> ground pass. >> i can probably make that happen for you. >> press pass. >> we'll talk about that after we toss it back. back to you. >> thank you, guys. coming up next in "the pulse," swimsuit revolution. the iconic "sports illustrated" issue now getting a makeover. theer and curvier women making a very bold statement this morning. and meet iron boy, the special young hero called upon by ironman himself to help save a city and live out his dream.career in bridal and fashion, i have drawn my inspiration from around the globe. jared's commitment to quality and craftsmanship has helped bring my designs to life. each hand set ring in... the vera wang love collection is my modern interpretation of timeless classics.
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pulse" and a new role for johnny depp, donald trump. >> comedians at funny or die released a shock mockumentary based on trump's bookthe art of the deal." we see a 1980s version talking about new york city of the '80s. >> new york should be a place where everyone no matter their race, religion, creed, color can be priced out of the wrong neighborhood. >> that's no way -- it doesn't even look like johnny depp. remarkable. >> transformative. >> you know, they were able to actually keep this project secret for months until trump won the primary in new hampshire then they made their big announcement. >> they had a lot of star, henry risk ler in it. i think even alf, christopher lloyd, alf was in it, huge '0s stars. "sports illustrated's" annual swimsuit issue hitting the newsstands next week and has lots of pluses this year.
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his bravery, domen. c was awarded a medal by the police chief. great going by him and everybody involved in that. involving you robert downey. very nice. so like father like son on the red carpet in new york city. >> well, take a look at ben stiller's son skillfully strikes his dad's famous blue steel pose at the premiere of "zoolander 2." that gorgeous kid is 10-year-old quinlan. he's showing up as strong entertainment genes mimicking the character and there's mom too also playing along. >> stiller says his kids don't find him cool but quinlin, i think clearly is very proud of his dad's character in "zoolander" series. >> he's got it. look at that. puckered you got to tilt your head to the side. >> is that what it is? >> and squint your eyes. >> more news next. from the lindt master chocolatiers. a hard outer shell with a smooth center. welcome to the best time of your day.
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making news in america this morning, southern battleground. the race for the white house makes a turn through south carolina. the republican field narrowing as hillary clinton hopes to gain ground. breaking overnight, the armed standoff in oregon. it's nearly over. the fbi moves in and makes more arrests. the militia protesters appearing to give up. also breaking overnight, enraged cruise passengers finally back on land. what they have to say about their frightening ordeal. and wieners on the go. the hot dog coming soon to your local drive-through, but will
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burger cha and just the opposite extreme in the midwest. more snow expected this morning in the cleveland area, which er enjoyable across that region expected to continue for several days. look at that. and the tough winter weather doesn't look like it's going to let up any time soon. >> so for a look at the forecast we turn to accuweather's meteorologist justin povick. good morning, justin. >> reena and kendis, thanks, and good morning to you, as well. it's a cold start to the day and, well, it's going to be a good finish, as well. we add the wind to the chill and a couple of snowflakes and snow showers. we're not really concerned about accumulation unless you're very close to the great lakes. this is very concerning, though, later on saturday night, record
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some of these go way back into the 19 teens when we're down close to zero. reena, kendis, back to you. >> wow, 2 degrees in new york city. >> it's always appropriate to wear sleeveless on days when parts of the country are below 10 degrees. >> you're in the california mind-set. >> i am, you're right. coming up, hot dogs coming to a drive-through near you. and the passengers of that cruise ship that gave them the scare of their life returned home. what they had to say about their captain. and did you see this, an image of an american servicemen in distress aired on iranian television. the u.s. calling this propaganda. we stop arthritis pain, so you don't have to stop. because you believe in go. onward. today's the day. carpe diem. tylenol 8hr arthritis pain has two layers of pain relief. the first is fast.
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of the nation. okay, so it was not a quiet arrival as many passengers who endured a storm-battered cruise finally got back to dry land. royal caribbean's "anthem of the seas" pulled into port in new jersey last night. the 6,000 people on board suffered through a strong storm which the captain claimed was more powerful than he exed. passengers said they feared for their lives. one of them even calling for drastic action. >> that guy should be thrown in jail right now. >> royal caribbean is backing the captain's actions and says it has already made changes to its storm avoidance systems. federal transportation officials are considering an investigation into that cruise. overnight, the u.s. olympic committee revealed that it will hire two infectious disease specialists to advise potential olympians worried about the zika
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high-profile athletes like hope solo expressed concerns about going to the summer games and a top doctor tells lawmakers on capitol hill it could be the summer of 2017 at the earliest before a vaccine is developed. a new study finds that rates of dementia among white americans going down. researchers say the change is most likely due to decreasing rates of heart disease. the most common form of dementia is caused by damage to the blood vessels that carry oxygen to the brain. the study also found a link between higher education and lower risk of dementia. well, an 18-year-old florida student has been arrested after police say he carry a loaded gun on a school bus. students on the bus noticed the gun and texted a relative who then called 911. deputies stopped the bus and found a pistol, a magazine loaded with 12 rounds and a black ski mask. they later said that the gun had been stolen. okay, so police here in new york have a little bit of a mystery on their hands. they're looking for a man who showed a gun during a live broadcast on tv. you can see the smiling man in the background here appearing to
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detectives say they're treating the incident very seriously. an indiana man is behind bars for allegedly passing out during an attempted robbery. that's according to police. jerome johnson says he doesn't remember anything. police say that johnson forced his way into the house and once inside he fainted. johnson says that he woke up with police surrounding the house. he's now charged with burglary. >> i'm sure he'll remember his time in prison. all right, so many of the world's best golfers are in california. today's the start of the famous pebble beach pro-am tournament. sunny skies expected throughout the event. and as for last night's nba action, some stars you'll recognize were in the action. details now from espn. >> good morning. welcome to our "sportscenter" set here in los angeles. i'm stan verrett. he's neil everett. who goes first, warriors or kobe/lebron james? >> warriors. come out and play.
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what, 48-4, and unless you -- unless all of a sudden we start showing a bunch of suns making baskets, you can guess the warriors did, steph curry had 26, 9 rebounds, 9 assists, his splash brother klay thompson, 24 points and 5 steals. the warriors are 48-4 at the all-star break. kobe bryant, final time on the court in cleveland, he's retiring after this season. tyronn lue's former teammate with the lakers. won a couple of championship together, of course, lebron james there. kevin love left in the second half, left in the first half, didn't play in the second half, has a stinger. expect him to be okay. lebron was more than okay. 17 for bryant and a fond farewell from the folks in cleveland. cavaliers won the game, 120-111. those two will face off one more
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donald trump playing to thousands of support is while the democrats are battling over minority voters. the five-week standoff at an oregon wildlife refuge appears to be at its end, the remaining militia members agreed to leave the office this morning providing certain conditions are met. thousands of passengers who endured a storm battled cruise are back on dry land. royal caribbean's "anthem of the seas" must be cleaned up before its next departure saturday. cold across the east with snow in new england and lake-effect snow around the great lakes. warm for most of the west. some rain in the northwest, as well. well, the federal government has just moved to redefine what it means to be a driver by green lighting google's self-driving cars. >> okay, so this morning we're meeting passenger one, a blind man who's the first person to give the car a test ride.
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>> reporter: for steve mayhan lives two miles from the nearest bus stop and relies on the vta's paratransit. >> i have to make arrangements the day before. >> a required he took three years ago is so magical. for the first time since he became blind he sat in the driver's seat and that's about all he did. >> the vehicle was the driver. the car was the driver. >> reporter: but california rules say autonomous cars still need a licensed driver. steve can't get a driver's license. >> if it is required to have a licensed human driver in the car it means i could not go anyplace in that vehicle without someone accompanying me. >> reporter: it would throw on the brakes for google's next project. >> isn't that cute? >> reporter: cars without regular controls. >> no steering wheel. >> reporter: but now in a letter to google federal regulators made a key clarification where the law refers to a driver, that driver doesn't have to be human. >> is this a green light for autonomous vehicles?
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yellow light. >> reporter: paul safos says it doesn't clear up other requirements. mirrors. >> it was unnecessary for me. the side mirrors were unnecessary for me. >> reporter: if california follows the federal government's lead it means people like steve could have more independence. >> i love this. staring wheel one bit. >> it's like riding with a fabulous driver. >> anybody who spends five minutes in frfk will realize the danger of the humans personally i can't wait for the robots to start driving. >> reporter: in san jose, jonathan bloom, abc news. >> you know, i'm a florida girl, i hate driving in snow. this could be life changing. >> you would like something like that. >> what a deal. >> that's what's making news in
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